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Clinical Trials Technician

Company: Synexus Limited
Location: Glasgow
Reference: syn/TP/998/1213
Closing Date: 09 Aug 18
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): 0 - 20,000
Benefits: Up to UKP 20000.00 per year

Job Summary:

Excellent opportunity for a Clinical Trials Technician


Are you looking to start a career into the clinical trials space?

Do you want to work for a leading multinational organisation, renowned throughout the industry for its meteoric rise to success and dependability to deliver on global contracts across multiple therapeutic areas and phases?

Are you looking to play an integral role in the future of medicine across the globe? If so, this may be the opportunity for you!

Our picturesque site in Glasgow, based within the West of Scotland Science Park is currently looking to recruit an enthusiastic Clinical Trials Technician to complement the existing Clinical team on site. This entry level Clinical role will give a valuable insight into Clinical Research and provide a solid platform to develop your skills and experience.

Package description

Bonus: up to 30% based on group, country and personal performance

Additional Benefits: 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays, 5% matched contribution pension scheme, 3x Life Cover, access to our High Street discounts portal, Employee Assistance Programme, Employee Health Cash Plan programme, Cycle to work scheme, Childcare vouchers, enhanced sickness and family friendly policies, excellent training and development opportunities and flexible working availability.

Main responsibilities

As a Clinical Trial Technician you will be responsible for receiving and processing blood samples in line with GCP (good clinical practise) as well as looking after the storage and receipt of IMP (Investigative Medical Product). Once trained you will also have the opportunity to perform minor clinical procedures for some exciting ongoing trials at the site.  

Key roles and responsibilities for the Clinical Trials Technician are -

  • Engage patients when required, ensure patients fully understand procedures; encourage patients to express any concerns.
  • Screen and perform clinical procedures efficiently and effectively.
  • Ensure a pleasant and safe environment for patients.
  • Promote a positive image of Synexus to all monitors and other customer representative’s e.g. Central laboratories, couriers.
  • Implement agreed systems to ensure high standards of customer service are maintained.
  • Carry out duties in accordance with GCP and GLP (ICH/GCP and local regulations)
  • Work in accordance with Health and Safety and COSHH regulations ensure meticulous recording of data in both clinical and research notes.
  • Maintain accurate biological sampling freezer logs, specimen labelling, processing and dispatch documentation.
  • Perform quality control checks of all laboratory documentation/source data entry and correct errors promptly; work with monitors and Data Coordinator to ensure prompt corrections/answers to data queries.
  • Maintain clinical trial supplies (kits, dry ice) and order appropriate clinical supplies
  • Develop an awareness of other employees’ roles providing help and assistance as appropriate as directed by the Clinical Research Nurse Manager/Senior Nurse.
  • Participate actively in weekly team meetings, events to strengthen team spirit and in other regular meetings/ discussions with colleagues and customers.
  • Identify priorities; bring issues to the attention of your Line Manager to ensure the smooth running of the clinic.
  • Share experience and knowledge with colleagues as appropriate and in and appropriate manner.
  • Instil confidence in all patients and potential patients.
  • Understand requirements for confidentiality
Ideal candidate

To be considered for this exciting opportunity you will:

  • Ideally degree qualified in a Science related field or possess an A level in a physical science as a minimum
  • A desire to learn and develop your skills & experience
  • Capable of working on your own as well as working in a cross functional team
  • An attention to detail, ensure things are done right first time
  • Not be afraid to ask questions, working collaboratively to ultimately benefit the patients

Interested? Great, please apply by the closing date of Thursday 26th July 2018. 

Synexus is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

About the company

About The Company

“Our Dedicated Research Sites are where high quality staff engagement and top of the class facilities meet with the client expectation for fast enrolment and delivery."

Dr Radoslaw Janiak (President & COO)

Our success is based on a simple, but crucial, principle. We place the patient at the heart of everything we do. Synexus is a world class Site Network Organisation with global expertise spanning patient recruitment, trial planning, management and patient retention.

We recruit and retain more engaged patients, at fewer sites, and in less time than traditional centres, enhancing the quality and efficiency of our customers’ drug development programmes.

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Contact Information:

Address:  Head Office
Sandringham House Ackhurst Park Chorley Lancashire
Tel:  +44 (0)161 209 3619
Website:  Visit Our Web Site

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